Google Play Store is getting a revamp fit for the Pixel Tablet

What you need to know

  • Google announced new enhancements for its Play Store for large-screen devices.
  • Some of the features were first introduced at Google I/O 2022.
  • The changes include gaming apps getting high-quality video previews on Play Store.

Google is finally bringing promised changes to its Android app store that were first unveiled at last year’s Developer keynote. It primarily includes a revamped Play Store for large-screen devices, including Chromebooks, tablets, and foldable phones.

The search giant says it has seen an increase in people opting for large-screen devices like Android tablets for daily work and playing, as noted in an Android Developers blog post. Since apps and games play a critical role, the company is redesigning the Play Store for the aforementioned devices.

The redesigned Google Play Store primarily includes refreshed app listings, ranking and quality improvements, streamlined store navigation, and a split-screen search experience.

Google Play Store revamp for large screens

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Google is refreshing app listing pages for high-quality apps. Games with high-quality video previews will be showcased as a banner on the top of the app listing. It will give consumers an idea of what they are getting into before installing a particular game.